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Welcome to Greek Life

Duquesne has over 30 fraternities and sororities that encourage life-time membership, academic excellence, leadership, community service and strong friendships

The Office of Greek Life not only supports social, sorority and fraternity chapters, but also fraternal professional organizations and honor societies.

News
Spring 2015 Sorority Recruitment
Dates to remember : Orientation January 12, 2015 at Union Ballroom

Round 1 of Recruitment January 14, 2015 Rockwell Hall

Contact Nicole Zientek with any recruitment questions or concerns at zientekn@duq.edu

Early-bird registration is open and will run until 11:59 p.m. on December 31, 2014. Early registration cost is $20. On January 1, 2015 registration increases to $25. Registration is online only at this time.

Homecoming 2014! What a day for Greek Unity and Celebration!

This year's Homecoming Court was made-up of five Greek representatives out of 10! Congrats to Carrie Barrow(Gamma Phi Beta), Sarah Cottone(Zeta Tau Alpha), Nick Frost(Sigma Nu), Joey Hornak(Sigma Tau Gamma) and Zachary Redpath(Phi Kappa Theta)! The torch was passed from the 2013 Homecoming King and Queen, Brian Bost and Devin Walker to Joey Hornak and Sarah Cottone!

     

Breast Cancer Awareness Walk
sponsored by Delta Sigma Theta
 

Thursday, October 9, 2014

This year's walk raised over $1200.00 that will benefit breast cancer education and prevention programs supported by the Susan Komen foundation through United Way! Thank you to all participants, supporters, vendors and of course our organizaers. Great job!!! By the way...

We want to thank you very much for your participation in the 5th annual Walk for Breast Cancer at Duquesne University sponsored by Delta Sigma Theta Sorority to benefit cancer research through the Susan G. Komen Foundation through Duquesne's United Way efforts. We hope you enjoyed the walk, raffles and vendors that were on hand and contributed to "The Walk."
Our Miche vendor, Denise Sciulli, was on site gifting our survivors and those currently fighting the battle with a Miche interchangeable handbag and Hope shell that was inspired by cancer survivors. In addition, she also pledged to donate her net profits through Friday, 10/17 to the Walk for Breast Cancer and is raffling a Prima (large bag) with a Hope shell (value $75). Entries for the raffle are $5 each. See picture of the raffle gift above. All proceeds from the raffle will also be donated to "The Walk."
If you would like to take a chance on the raffle, stop in to see Amy Montgomery in Room 315, Union, Office of Greek Life, or Denise Sciulli in Room 503 Admin Building.
If you are interested in purchasing any Miche products, with proceeds benefitting the Walk, visit www.denisesciulli.miche.com and click SHOP next to DU - Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Theta Chapter - Breast Cancer Awareness Walk Fundraiser (however, if you are on campus, call or email Denise to save on shipping rather than placing it through the website) through 10/17.

Walk Miles for Smiles,
sponsored by Gamma Phi Beta

Saturday, September 27, 2014

$10 fee for early registration, $15 registration fee day of event

Proceeds benefit Girls on the Run and The Children's Institute

Alpha Omicron Pi 

AOII is here and recruiting! If you have interest in joining Duquesne's newest sorority contact Kellie Gatti at aoiiduquesne@gmail.com by September 12, 2014! Also AOII will be joining our 8 other sororities for Meet the Sororities on September 17, 2014.

Alpha Gamma Delta-Alpha Omega chapter recognized nationally with two awards regarding recruitment practices!

Alpha Gamma Delta's International Convention recently took place in Indianapolis July 8-July 12, 2014. International Convention is an exciting event for Alpha Gamma Delta, as this is a time when representatives from every collegiate chapter gather together to celebrate the accomplishments of the sorority over the past two years (biennium). This is also a time that the AGD honors collegiate chapters for the outstanding work that they have done on campus and in their communities over the past two years.

We are excited to share with you that our Alpha Omega Chapter at Duquesne University was awarded the Recruitment Excellence Award and the Recruitment Progress Award at International Convention. The Recruitment Excellence Award is presented to the collegiate chapters that have demonstrated excellence in all areas of recruitment over the past two years. The Recruitment Progress Award is presented to the collegiate chapters that have demonstrated a commitment to improving their recruitment and retention efforts throughout the biennium.

Just one more example of how Going Greek impacts your life and those in the community in a positive way!

This is a heartwarming article sent to us by Kristen Himes, a Delta Zeta alumna of Duquesne who is now persuing her Graduate degree at George Washington University. She said this is how she feels about her experience with Greek Life at Duquesne, and is so proud to be part of the greater network. Keeping doing what you do!

Sorority and Fraternity membership linked to higher well-being for college students according to Gallup.com

See full article by clicking on the link.

Rebecca Jamrozik Mickler wins Advisor of the Year twice in 2014 and chapters regionally and nationally recognized!

Mrs. Rebecca Mickler has won both the Northeast Greek Leadership Association's Phillipi award, as well as recently being named the Advisor of the Year for Sigma Nu Fraternity. When speaking of both achievements, we are proud to announce also that during NGLA several of our chapters were recognized for outstanding performances in particular Duquesne's Interfraternity Council won the Vojta Impact award for Risk Reduction, Sigma Kappa sorority won the Vojta Impact award for Philanthropy and Community Service and Alpha Delta fraternity was recognized as one of the NGLA chapters with Exemplary Recruitment performance for 2014. Also at their national conference in Nashville, our Kappa Delta chapter of Sigma Nu achieved Rock Status as a nationally recognized chapter within their organiztion. Congratulations all!

Rebecca Mickler wins Phillipi Award 2014IFC wins 2014 VojtaSigma Kappa wins Vojta 2014Sigma Nu Rock Status 2014   

2014-2015 Greek Ambassador Program will be underway with GLO summer planning

Greek Ambassadors move back onto campus August 18, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

Ambassadors look for emails regarding the Leadership Retreat and Orientation Week events!

Order of Omega scholarship winners:

TBD

Book Endowment Winners:

TBD

Upcoming Events
Meet the Sororities

November 19, 2014- Student Union Ballroom

See flyer for more info! 

Spring 2015 Sorority Recruitment

Dates to remember : Orientation January 12, 2015 at Union Ballroom

                                  Round 1 of Recruitment January 14, 2015 Rockwell Hall

Contact Nicole Zientek with any recruitment questions or concerns at zientekn@duq.edu

Early-bird registration is open and will run until 11:59 p.m. on December 31, 2014. Early registration cost is $20. On January 1, 2015 registration increases to $25. Registration is online only at this time -see link on News tab.

Alpha Phi Delta Annual Valentine's Day Ball is Saturday, February 14, 2015 at 6:30 in the Union Ballroom!

To Donate to V-Ball go to the specific links below:

To purchase Individual Tickets

To purchase a Table

To purchase space in Ad Booklet

To make a Donation